The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 91 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.74% 0.080% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.05% 0.34% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.79% -7.22%
Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
295 290 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.40% 23.22% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 219 247 242
Average salary £33,000 £36,400 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.34% -1.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Life Science
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Wales region.

Life Science Salary Trend in Wales

Life Science
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
North Wales +12 7 £26,500 -11.66%
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Life Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Life Science.

1 15 (100.00%) Content Management
2 13 (86.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) Java
4 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
5 7 (46.67%) Documentum
6 5 (33.33%) CMS
7 2 (13.33%) Subversion
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) JBoss
7 2 (13.33%) BEA
7 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
7 2 (13.33%) WDK
7 2 (13.33%) ClearQuest
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (13.33%) Ext JS
7 2 (13.33%) Ajax
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) JSTL
7 2 (13.33%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) Apache Axis
7 2 (13.33%) Release Management
7 2 (13.33%) Captiva
7 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Tomcat

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Life Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Documentum
2 5 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Captiva
3 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
1 2 (13.33%) ClearQuest
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
General
1 13 (86.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Graduate
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Support Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Graduate Support Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) IT Support
1 8 (53.33%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Documentum Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Product Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Product Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) WDK
2 2 (13.33%) Ext JS
2 2 (13.33%) Ajax
2 2 (13.33%) JSTL
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Axis
2 2 (13.33%) XHTML
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) JDBC
2 2 (13.33%) JSP
2 2 (13.33%) Servlets
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSL
2 2 (13.33%) XSLT
2 2 (13.33%) ODBC
2 2 (13.33%) DHTML
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) BEA
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
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